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#1497475 --- 04/05/17 08:21 PM Ithaca trans students will be protected
Teonan Offline
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Ithaca schools, human rights office object to withdrawal of transgender guidelines

by Kelsey O'Connor
The Ithaca Voice

April 5, 2017

ITHACA, N.Y. The Ithaca City School District and Tompkins County Office of Human Rights have sent out a joint statement reassuring the community that transgender students will be protected in schools.
They issued a statement this week in objection to the decision by the U.S. Departments of Education and Justice to withdraw federal guidelines regarding transgender students in schools.

Full statement. Read on: https://ithacavoice.com/2017/04/ithaca-s...der-guidelines/
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#1497482 --- 04/06/17 06:37 AM Re: Ithaca trans students will be protected [Re: Teonan]
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Why would they need laws protecting them in "enlightened" Ithaca?

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#1497489 --- 04/06/17 09:43 AM Re: Ithaca trans students will be protected [Re: Hot Burrito]
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Originally Posted By: Hot Burrito
Why would they need laws protecting them in "enlightened" Ithaca?

Because many unenlightened types such as yourself continue to infest the otherwise wonderful city.
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